Reduce unnecessary and harmful practices for women and newborns during childbirth; Strengthen the capacity and support of health workers for safe maternal and neonatal care and promote respectful care for a safe delivery, are three of the five objective that has been marked by the World Health Organization for World Day of The safety of the patient 2021.
The other two are: Improve the safe use of medicines and blood transfusions during delivery and inform, and analyze safety incidents in childbirth.
The 5 objectives of World Patient Safety Day 2021 aim to improve maternal and neonatal security in the place of attention and accelerate action towards sustainable development objectives (ODS) to reduce maternal mortality and end the deaths Evitable of newborns for 2030.
Every day, approximately 800 women and 6,700 babies lose their lives at the time of childbirth. In addition, almost 5,400 babies are born dead daily, and 40% of these deaths occur in relation to labor and childbirth.
Most buttocks, maternal and neonatal deaths and damage can be avoided through the provision of safe, respectful and quality care during pregnancy, childbirth and the first days of life.Updated Date: 21 September 2021, 20:42